Urban Institute Book Considers Taxation of Capital Income, Illuminates Policy Issues
Publication Date: June 2007
Publisher(s): Tax Policy Center
Author(s): The Urban Institute
Special Collection: John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
Keywords: Economy; Income and Wealth Distribution; Tax Policy; Tax Distribution and Economic Trends
A new Urban Institute Press book delves into the intricacies of how the U.S. tax system deals with capital income and what switching to a consumption tax might mean. In Taxing Capital Income, some of the nation?s leading tax experts tackle three questions integral to capital income: Do we tax it? Should we tax it? Can we tax it?